Flores, Ilimuda volcano

Written by on July 30, 2012 in Nusatenggara Mountains with 0 Comments

Flores, Ilimuda volcano

http://www.volcano.si.edu/world/volcano.cfm?vnum=0604-17=

Ilimuda

Country: Indonesia

Subregion Name: Lesser Sunda Islands (Indonesia)

Volcano Number: 0604-17=

Volcano Type: Stratovolcano

Volcano Status: Fumarolic

Last Known Eruption: Unknown

Summit Elevation: 1100 m 3,609 feet

Latitude: 8.478°S 8°28’42″S

Longitude: 122.671°E 122°40’16″E

The broad Ilimuda volcano, located 6.5 km north of Lewotobi Lakilaki volcano opposite Konga bay in eastern Flores Island, contains a 1-km-wide, 450-m-deep crescentic crater open to the SE. Satellitic cones, including the Ilibotong lava dome, are located on the lower SE and NE flanks. No historical eruptions are known from Gunung Ilimuda. A fumarole is located inside the NE crater rim.

Tags: , ,

Subscribe

If you enjoyed this article, subscribe now to receive more just like it.

Subscribe via RSS Feed

Leave a Reply

Top